Trade in goods with USA SITC (Standard International Trade Classification)
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Switzerland trade flows with USA by SITC*) product sections during 2021/3 - 2021/7

*) Standard International Trade Classification (classification system is maintained by the United Nations)


Share of USA's2021/3
%
2021/4
%
2021/5
%
2021/6
%
2021/7
%
Export1.91.91.10.91.0
Import2.61.82.12.72.0
Trade in Goods2.41.91.72.01.6

USA's foreign trade with Switzerland, exports to Switzerland and imports from Switzerland in Juli 2021


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Switzerland's share of USA's foreign trade in goods in Juli 2021 represented a share of 1.6 per cent. Share of USA's that month's exports was 1.0% and 2.0% of imports. In Juli Switzerland was USA's 17. most important foreign trade partner. Most of the value of trade between the countries consists of the import to USA. Trade in goods between the countries of the month was considerably lower than in in Juli of the previous year. The value of the trade was $6.1 billion and the drop was 31.5 %. In Juli the trade balance with Switzerland was $3.2 billion in deficit for United States of America.

The value of imports from Switzerland decreased strongly, by 39.9 per cent compared to in Juli of the previous year. The import amounted to $4.6 billion in Juli 2021. Major product categories of imports from Switzerland were Sitc542 (medicaments (including veterinary medicaments)), representing 13.7 percent of imports, Sitc931 (special transactions and commodities not classified according to kind) 13.4 % and Sitc541 (medicinal and pharmaceutical products, other than medicaments of group 542) 11.6 % of the imports.

The value of exports to Switzerland were 24.3 percent higher than in Juli of the previous year, thus amounting to $1.4 billion. The largest product groups of exports were: Sitc971 (gold,non-monetary), which represented a share of 24.4 per cent of total exports, Sitc681 (silver, platinum and other metals of the platinum group) 12.9 % and Sitc896 (works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques) 7.1 % of the exports.

Development during January-Juli 2021

The trade in goods between January and Juli of 2021 was of lesser value than in the corresponding period of the previous year. The value of the trade was $49.2 billion, down 14.1 %. During January-Juli the value of imports was $36.3 billion. The export value was $12.9 billion. Compared to the corresponding period January - Juli in 2020, the value of imports during this period decreased by 25.7 %. The largest product group in terms of imports has been Sitc542 (medicaments (including veterinary medicaments)), worth $8.6 billion. In export the largest value had Sitc971 (gold,non-monetary), worth being $5.5 billion. The value of exports during this period increased by 53.1 %. From USA's point of view, the trade balance between the countries in January-Juli remained in deficit. The trade deficit was $23.4 billion. The trade deficit narrowed compared to the corresponding period in 2020. At that time, the deficit was $40.4 billion.


Table: USA's export to Switzerland (CH) during 2021/3 - 2021/7

2021 / 32021 / 42021 / 52021 / 62021 / 7
million $%million $%million $%million $%million $%
0. Food and live animals 8.9 0.3 7.0 0.3 10.6 0.6 8.2 0.6 10.4 0.7
01. Meat and meat preparations 0.10 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.1 0.1 1.0 0.1
04. Cereals and cereal preparations 1.4 0.0 1.1 0.0 1.8 0.1 1.10 0.1 2.1 0.1
05. Vegetables and fruit 5.1 0.2 2.6 0.1 1.8 0.1 1.8 0.1 2.4 0.2
09. Miscellaneous edible products and preparations 0.7 0.0 2.5 0.1 5.8 0.3 3.0 0.2 3.7 0.3
1. Beverages and tobacco 18.8 0.7 28.1 1.0 21.10 1.3 18.5 1.4 5.5 0.4
11. Beverages 3.2 0.1 2.9 0.1 3.1 0.2 1.7 0.1 1.7 0.1
12. Tobacco and tobacco manufactures 15.7 0.5 25.2 0.9 18.9 1.1 16.9 1.3 3.9 0.3
2. Crude materials,inedible,except fuels 8.5 0.3 8.8 0.3 8.7 0.5 25.9 2.0 16.3 1.1
22. Oil seeds,oleaginous fruits 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.0 2.1 0.2 1.3 0.1
25. Pulp and waste paper 1.10 0.1 2.0 0.1 4.2 0.2 1.4 0.1 2.4 0.2
26. Textile fibres and their wastes 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0 1.7 0.1 0.4 0.0
28. Metalliferous ores and metal scrap 4.9 0.2 5.0 0.2 2.3 0.1 18.8 1.5 11.8 0.8
29. Crude animal,vegetable materials n.e.s. 0.9 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.9 0.1 1.6 0.1 0.3 0.0
3. Mineral fuels etc 57.9 2.0 46.9 1.7 72.8 4.4 39.3 3.0 42.0 2.9
32. Coal,coke and briquettes 9.6 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
33. Petroleum and products 40.10 1.4 46.9 1.7 48.8 2.9 24.9 1.9 21.2 1.5
34. Gas,natural and manufactured 7.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 24.0 1.4 14.5 1.1 20.8 1.4
5. Chemicals and related products,n.e.s. 282.7 9.8 305.5 11.4 337.3 20.4 287.8 22.4 244.8 17.0
51. Organic chemicals 60.3 2.1 83.2 3.1 75.2 4.5 74.7 5.8 60.8 4.2
52. Inorganic chemicals 5.2 0.2 4.8 0.2 1.7 0.1 2.7 0.2 0.5 0.0
53. Dyeing,tanning and colouring material 3.7 0.1 11.2 0.4 12.0 0.7 9.8 0.8 8.5 0.6
54. Medicinal and pharmaceutical products 164.5 5.7 159.1 5.9 197.1 11.9 154.1 12.0 125.2 8.7
55. Perfume,cleaning etc.preparations 33.4 1.2 22.6 0.8 29.10 1.8 27.6 2.1 27.10 1.9
57. Plastics in primary forms 2.4 0.1 7.4 0.3 3.8 0.2 3.5 0.3 4.1 0.3
58. Plastics in non-primary forms 4.2 0.1 5.8 0.2 6.2 0.4 7.5 0.6 6.2 0.4
59. Chemical materials and products,n.e.s. 9.5 0.3 11.6 0.4 11.6 0.7 8.2 0.6 11.8 0.8
6. Basic manufactures 87.5 3.0 158.7 5.9 209.8 12.7 161.7 12.6 254.8 17.7
62. Rubber manufactures,n.e.s. 1.3 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.6 0.0 1.2 0.1 0.5 0.0
64. Paper,paperboard and articles thereof 1.2 0.0 1.2 0.0 1.8 0.1 1.5 0.1 1.0 0.1
65. Textile yarn,fabrics,made up articles,etc. 2.0 0.1 2.1 0.1 2.5 0.1 2.7 0.2 2.4 0.2
66. Non-metallic mineral manufactures,n.e.s. 54.6 1.9 101.4 3.8 146.1 8.8 93.2 7.2 52.8 3.7
67. Iron and steel 1.6 0.1 1.10 0.1 1.6 0.1 1.9 0.1 1.3 0.1
68. Non-ferrous metals 19.5 0.7 43.8 1.6 50.8 3.1 52.3 4.1 189.2 13.1
69. Manufactures of metals,n.e.s. 6.8 0.2 6.10 0.3 6.1 0.4 9.1 0.7 7.5 0.5
7. Machinery,transport equipment 183.2 6.4 143.7 5.4 153.7 9.3 147.4 11.5 196.5 13.6
71. Power generating machinery and equipment 9.10 0.3 10.1 0.4 6.7 0.4 10.4 0.8 8.7 0.6
72. Machinery for specialized industries 6.6 0.2 6.10 0.3 7.4 0.4 6.6 0.5 5.7 0.4
73. Metal working machinery 1.6 0.1 1.9 0.1 2.2 0.1 3.2 0.2 3.4 0.2
74. General industrial machinery n.e.s. 17.9 0.6 19.1 0.7 18.0 1.1 17.4 1.4 22.0 1.5
75. Office machines and adp machines 7.9 0.3 5.8 0.2 9.9 0.6 8.3 0.6 10.0 0.7
76. Telecommunications and sound recording equipment 16.3 0.6 10.8 0.4 12.7 0.8 10.3 0.8 9.8 0.7
77. Electric machinery,n.e.s.and parts 36.0 1.3 37.2 1.4 34.7 2.1 35.1 2.7 34.4 2.4
78. Road vehicles 11.3 0.4 15.3 0.6 22.2 1.3 6.4 0.5 13.7 0.9
79. Other transport equipment 76.0 2.6 36.9 1.4 40.4 2.4 50.0 3.9 89.1 6.2
8. Miscellaneous manufactured articles 293.9 10.2 276.9 10.3 254.10 15.4 373.10 29.1 277.7 19.3
81. Prefabr.buildings;sanitary,lighting etc.fixtrs 1.1 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.0
82. Furniture and parts thereof 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0
83. Travel goods,handbags and sim.containers 0.9 0.0 0.8 0.0 1.5 0.1 0.10 0.1 1.3 0.1
84. Articles of apparel and clothing accessories 1.9 0.1 1.3 0.0 1.1 0.1 1.8 0.1 1.1 0.1
85. Footwear 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.0
87. Instruments and apparates n.e.s. 38.8 1.3 39.9 1.5 30.8 1.9 35.9 2.8 42.8 3.0
88. Photographic equipment,optical goods etc. 42.8 1.5 29.6 1.1 22.10 1.4 26.2 2.0 25.10 1.8
89. Miscellaneous manufactured articles,n.e.s. 207.8 7.2 203.10 7.6 197.2 11.9 308.0 23.9 205.2 14.2
9. Goods not classified elsewhere 1,936.5 67.3 1,709.8 63.7 584.1 35.3 224.7 17.5 393.7 27.3
93. Special transactions and commodities not classified 5.3 0.2 6.8 0.3 6.2 0.4 3.7 0.3 3.10 0.3
96. Coin (not gold coin or legal) 2.9 0.1 1.10 0.1 0.9 0.1 4.0 0.3 0.8 0.1
97. Gold,non-monetary 1,862.4 64.7 1,630.1 60.7 529.1 32.0 186.0 14.4 352.1 24.4
99. (USA Sitc) Estimate of non-canadian low value shipments; compiled low value shipments to canada; and various export shipments not identified by kind 64.1 2.2 69.10 2.6 36.10 2.2 28.4 2.2 34.6 2.4
0-9. All groups combined 2,877.6 100.0 2,684.10 100.0 1,653.6 100.0 1,287.1 100.0 1,441.4 100.0

Source: US Census Bureau

Table: Import from Switzerland (CH) to USA during 2021/3 - 2021/7

2021 / 32021 / 42021 / 52021 / 62021 / 7
million $%million $%million $%million $%million $%
0. Food and live animals 88.6 1.4 94.7 2.3 60.6 1.3 92.6 1.4 109.6 2.4
00. Live animals 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.7 0.0
02. Dairy products and birds' eggs 11.6 0.2 8.5 0.2 5.3 0.1 6.1 0.1 6.10 0.1
04. Cereals and cereal preparations 1.4 0.0 1.7 0.0 0.8 0.0 1.8 0.0 1.7 0.0
05. Vegetables and fruit 0.7 0.0 1.5 0.0 1.10 0.0 1.10 0.0 1.4 0.0
06. Sugars,sugar preparations and honey 0.6 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.4 0.0 1.3 0.0
07. Coffee,tea,cocoa,spices 69.6 1.1 78.5 1.9 48.4 1.0 73.1 1.1 88.4 1.9
09. Miscellaneous edible products and preparations 4.2 0.1 3.8 0.1 3.5 0.1 8.4 0.1 9.2 0.2
1. Beverages and tobacco 63.3 1.0 58.6 1.4 73.7 1.5 68.4 1.1 49.7 1.1
11. Beverages 63.0 1.0 58.4 1.4 73.4 1.5 68.2 1.1 49.6 1.1
2. Crude materials,inedible,except fuels 3.5 0.1 4.4 0.1 3.2 0.1 1.4 0.0 3.9 0.1
27. Crude fertilizers and crude minerals 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 1.1 0.0
29. Crude animal,vegetable materials n.e.s. 2.4 0.0 3.6 0.1 1.10 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.9 0.0
3. Mineral fuels etc 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.7 0.0
33. Petroleum and products 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.7 0.0
5. Chemicals and related products,n.e.s. 2,787.7 44.5 1,823.10 43.5 2,124.9 44.6 2,050.2 31.6 1,592.3 34.3
51. Organic chemicals 648.5 10.3 369.7 8.8 262.0 5.5 241.8 3.7 347.6 7.5
52. Inorganic chemicals 0.8 0.0 1.4 0.0 1.2 0.0 1.3 0.0 1.2 0.0
53. Dyeing,tanning and colouring material 7.9 0.1 9.2 0.2 7.6 0.2 7.3 0.1 6.9 0.1
54. Medicinal and pharmaceutical products 2,075.2 33.1 1,391.5 33.2 1,796.8 37.7 1,751.10 27.0 1,176.6 25.4
55. Perfume,cleaning etc.preparations 16.9 0.3 15.5 0.4 14.6 0.3 14.6 0.2 19.3 0.4
57. Plastics in primary forms 13.3 0.2 13.10 0.3 14.9 0.3 11.8 0.2 19.7 0.4
58. Plastics in non-primary forms 6.1 0.1 6.0 0.1 4.4 0.1 4.10 0.1 5.7 0.1
59. Chemical materials and products,n.e.s. 19.3 0.3 16.9 0.4 23.7 0.5 16.9 0.3 15.7 0.3
6. Basic manufactures 340.8 5.4 205.8 4.9 204.4 4.3 207.2 3.2 160.2 3.5
62. Rubber manufactures,n.e.s. 2.8 0.0 3.5 0.1 2.8 0.1 2.5 0.0 2.8 0.1
63. Wood and cork manufactures 2.4 0.0 3.8 0.1 1.3 0.0 2.7 0.0 3.3 0.1
64. Paper,paperboard and articles thereof 1.4 0.0 2.0 0.0 2.7 0.1 2.5 0.0 0.7 0.0
65. Textile yarn,fabrics,made up articles,etc. 4.9 0.1 5.4 0.1 4.9 0.1 4.4 0.1 7.2 0.2
66. Non-metallic mineral manufactures,n.e.s. 81.7 1.3 20.7 0.5 28.1 0.6 25.6 0.4 18.1 0.4
67. Iron and steel 3.5 0.1 5.3 0.1 3.1 0.1 2.6 0.0 3.3 0.1
68. Non-ferrous metals 203.1 3.2 122.4 2.9 127.2 2.7 131.9 2.0 85.3 1.8
69. Manufactures of metals,n.e.s. 41.3 0.7 42.10 1.0 34.5 0.7 35.3 0.5 39.9 0.9
7. Machinery,transport equipment 478.8 7.6 427.3 10.2 447.9 9.4 449.3 6.9 528.6 11.4
71. Power generating machinery and equipment 36.10 0.6 36.1 0.9 29.5 0.6 36.10 0.6 38.1 0.8
72. Machinery for specialized industries 92.6 1.5 76.4 1.8 86.3 1.8 95.4 1.5 91.9 2.0
73. Metal working machinery 58.7 0.9 48.1 1.1 46.3 1.0 49.9 0.8 61.3 1.3
74. General industrial machinery n.e.s. 113.8 1.8 115.4 2.8 124.9 2.6 105.0 1.6 136.6 2.9
75. Office machines and adp machines 8.10 0.1 8.3 0.2 8.9 0.2 8.6 0.1 8.7 0.2
76. Telecommunications and sound recording equipment 8.5 0.1 10.5 0.2 7.9 0.2 10.4 0.2 8.1 0.2
77. Electric machinery,n.e.s.and parts 111.2 1.8 94.2 2.2 94.7 2.0 96.5 1.5 99.0 2.1
78. Road vehicles 3.6 0.1 3.3 0.1 3.1 0.1 2.9 0.0 6.1 0.1
79. Other transport equipment 44.8 0.7 35.5 0.8 46.7 1.0 44.0 0.7 79.1 1.7
8. Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1,040.3 16.6 1,019.5 24.3 1,030.6 21.6 1,483.1 22.9 1,018.2 21.9
81. Prefabr.buildings;sanitary,lighting etc.fixtrs 2.3 0.0 1.10 0.0 3.7 0.1 2.3 0.0 2.10 0.1
82. Furniture and parts thereof 3.9 0.1 3.1 0.1 2.7 0.1 2.5 0.0 2.5 0.1
83. Travel goods,handbags and sim.containers 0.4 0.0 6.6 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.8 0.0 2.9 0.1
84. Articles of apparel and clothing accessories 1.3 0.0 1.1 0.0 1.7 0.0 1.5 0.0 2.7 0.1
85. Footwear 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0
87. Instruments and apparates n.e.s. 180.8 2.9 175.10 4.2 166.0 3.5 175.2 2.7 183.1 3.9
88. Photographic equipment,optical goods etc. 366.1 5.8 361.8 8.6 355.9 7.5 426.9 6.6 403.3 8.7
89. Miscellaneous manufactured articles,n.e.s. 485.4 7.7 468.9 11.2 499.9 10.5 873.7 13.5 420.5 9.1
9. Goods not classified elsewhere 1,463.4 23.4 556.1 13.3 819.1 17.2 2,124.6 32.8 1,177.9 25.4
93. Special transactions and commodities not classified 1,349.8 21.5 416.9 9.9 530.7 11.1 832.1 12.8 619.8 13.4
97. Gold,non-monetary 82.5 1.3 98.1 2.3 253.6 5.3 1,256.6 19.4 523.4 11.3
98. (USA Sitc) Estimate of import items valued under $251 and of other low valued items nonexempt from formal entry 25.4 0.4 24.2 0.6 25.1 0.5 26.2 0.4 27.4 0.6
0-9. All groups combined 6,266.6 100.0 4,190.6 100.0 4,764.5 100.0 6,479.6 100.0 4,640.10 100.0

Source: US Census Bureau

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